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Miles Brignall / Guardian:
“Error 53” fury mounts: iPhone 6 users claim iOS 9 installation bricks phones with Touch ID sensors repaired by third parties   —  ‘Error 53’ fury mounts as Apple software update threatens to kill your iPhone 6  —  housands of iPhone 6 users claim they have been left holding …
Feb 5, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Guardian:
Presidental campaigns uploading massive email lists and voter files to Facebook, enabling targeted ads to donors and voters   —  How Facebook tracks and profits from voters in a $10bn US election  —  Social network lets campaigns match profiles with political habits and contact info …
Jan 31, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Mark Harris / Guardian:
Documents reveal Alphabet is testing solar-powered internet drones that use millimeter-wave transmissions   —  Project Skybender: Google's secretive 5G internet drone tests revealed  —  Trials at New Mexico's Spaceport Authority are using new millimetre wave technology to deliver data from drones - potentially 40 times faster than 4G
Jan 29, 2016, 9:35 PMIn context
Danny Yadron / Guardian:
Ashkan Soltani, who contributed to reporting on Snowden docs, departs White House Office of Science and Technology Policy after being denied security clearance   —  White House denies clearance to tech researcher with links to Snowden  —  Pulitzer prize-winning journalist …
Jan 29, 2016, 8:10 PMIn context
Guardian:
Uber ordered to pay €1.2m to French taxi union by court in Paris   —  Drivers' group complained that ridesharing app's drivers were acting as traditional cabs and not returning to garage after each fare  —  Uber has been ordered to pay €1.2m (£910,000) to a French taxi union …
Jan 27, 2016, 9:00 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Twitter suffers large outage on web and mobile   —  Social network has been suffering an ongoing outage across all platforms since 8:20am GMT  —  Twitter was unavailable for users worldwide on Tuesday morning, with the site apparently suffering a total outage followed by serious access problems lasting over an hour.
Jan 19, 2016, 6:10 AMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Wikipedia launching $100m fund to secure long-term future as site turns 15   —  Online encyclopedia reaches its 15th birthday preparing for challenges ahead around funding, mobile access and the developing world  —  As Wikipedia turns 15, its operator The Wikimedia Foundation is hoping …
Jan 16, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Guardian:
Tech companies appear open to helping US government combat Islamic State after summit   —  Silicon Valley appears open to helping US spy agencies after terrorism summit  —  Obama administration acknowledges ‘complicated first amendment issues’ after top counter-terrorism officials traveled …
Jan 8, 2016, 9:05 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Microsoft to detect and remove adware that uses man-in-the-middle techniques, like Superfish, beginning in March, will only allow adware as browser plugins   —  New Microsoft adware rules could stop another Superfish security scare  —  From March, adware on Windows will have to be easily removable …
Dec 22, 2015, 1:35 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Apple calls on UK government to scale back investigatory powers bill, says it would “weaken security for hundreds of millions of law-abiding customers”   —  Apple calls on UK government to scale back snooper's charter  —  Tech company makes rare foray into British politics …
Dec 21, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context

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